This area around Lough Gill inspired the poet W.B. Yeats to write the The “Fiddler of Dooney”. It is an area rich in flora and fauna and as a result has been designated as an Area of Scientific Interest(ASI)and forms part of the Lough Gill Natural Heritage Area(NHA).

On the R 287 Sligo to Ballintogher.

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Things to do

Don’t miss our hidden gem

Visitors Facilities on site

Walking trails

Car park and picnic area.

trail map

Nearby pit stops

Sligo town